The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) was created, in June 2007, by Law 13 issued by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, with an expanded vision to include strategic oversight for the complete health sector in Dubai and enhance private sector engagement. The DHA’s aim in Dubai is to provide an accessible, effective and integrated healthcare system, protect public health and improve the quality of life within the Emirate, and to transform Dubai into a leading healthcare destination by fostering innovative and integrated care models and by enhancing community engagement.
Presently in its 18th consecutive year of publication, HEALTH is one of the longstanding health & fitness publications in the region. It is highly regarded and read by a large segment of healthcare professionals and general public in the region and globally. Health is a Bi-Monthly, Bi-lingual (English and Arabic) magazine with a BPA-audited circulation of 20,000 copies and a readership of around 80,000. It is licensed by the National Media Council, UAE
The second edition of the Annual Health Awards, jointly organized by DHA and HEALTH Magazine, was a huge success and honored many senior UAE doctors on the occasion of the ‘Year of Zayed’, with 1000+ people in attendance including government officials, healthcare leaders and professionals from the public/private sectors, Arab and Bollywood celebrities as well as awardees and their friends and relatives. Youth chamber of commerce was the support partner at the awards.